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IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings Retained and Released Players List, CSK Squad 2021 List, Chennai Super Kings Team Players List IPL 2021, and List of Retained CSK Players 2021 Here!

IPL 2021 CSK retained and released players list have been released on the evening of January 20. Following that, all the social media platforms were flooded with the news of their beloved players being retained and released by the IPL franchises advancing of the auction for the 2021 season. Many confusions and shocks exploded in the hearts of IPL cricket fans as some amazingly big cricket heroes were bestowed the exit door by their particular franchises. Check out the IPL 2021 CSK retained and released players list, CSK players 2021, CSK Squad 2021 in this article. Continue below to catch the complete list of CSK Team 2021 players list here.

by Shalini K | Updated Jan 21, 2021 07:20 AM

IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings Retained and Released Players List, CSK Squad 2021 List, Chennai Super Kings Team Players List IPL 2021, and List of Retained CSK Players 2021 Here!

IPL 2021 CSK Retained and Released Players List

The IPL teams, a total of eight teams, declared the list of CSK players they have released and retained as all the teams are progressing to the 2021 season of the IPL. Finally, the list of CSK team 2021 players list changes were announced o January 20th along with all the other teams. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) published earlier in the day that Suresh Raina, as well as MS Dhoni, will be amidst those under the retained list while Harbhajan Singh will belong to those players who were released.

We have tabulated the complete IPL 2021 CSK retained and released players list in here below. Continue reading by scrolling down a notch to know the complete list of CSK Squad 2021 list in here.

Complete list of Chennai Super Kings Retained and Released Players 2021

This list contains all the Chennai Super Kings Released players 2021 as well as the CSK 2021 retention list in here. 

List of Retained CSK Players 2021

CSK Players Salary (Base Price)
Ambati Rayudu 220
Asif K M 40
Deepak Chahar 80
Dwayne Bravo * 640
Faf du Plessis * 160
Imran Tahir * 100
Jagadeesan Narayan 20
Josh Hazelwood * 200
Karn Sharma 500
Lungisani Ngidi * 50
MitchellI Santner * 50
MS Dhoni 1500
R Sai Kishore 20
Ravindra Jadeja 700
Ruturaj Gaikwad 20
Sam Curran * 550
Shardul Thakur 260
Suresh Raina 1100
No. of Players 18

 

List of Players Released by CSK for IPL 2021

Harbhajan Singh  
Kedar Jadhav  
Monu Singh  
Murali Vijay  
Piyush Chawla  
Shane Watson *
No. Of Players 6
No. Of Overseas Players 1

 

Summary of the IPL 2021 CSK Retained and Released Players List

Particulars Info
No. of CSK Players 18
No. Of CSK Overseas Players 7
Total Money Spent 6210
Salary Cap Available 2290

 

IPL 2021/ Squad Size/Salary Cap/Available Slots

Franchise No of Players No of Overseas Players Total  money spent (Rs.) Salary cap available (Rs.) Available Slots Overseas Slots
CSK 18 7 62.10 22.90 7 1
DC 19 6 72.0982 12.9018 6 2
KXIP 16 3 31.80 53.20 9 5
KKR 17 6 74.25 10.75 8 2
MI 18 4 69.65 15.35 7 4
RR 17 5 50.15 34.85 8 3
RCB 12 4 49.10 35.90 13 4
SRH 22 7 74.25 10.75 3 1
Total 139 42 483.39 196.60 61 22

Note: * = Overseas player.

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IPL 2021 CSK Retained and Released Players List - FAQs

1. Which players should CSK buy in 2021?

The players that could be retained by Chennai Super Kings heading into IPL 2021 is MS Dhoni, Sam Curran, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Faf du Plessis, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar and Shardul Thakur.

2. How many players retained in CSK?

18

3. Will CSK retain Raina in 2021?

Yes, Raina is retained in the CSK IPL 2021.

4. Will IPL 2021 have mega auction?

With Covid-19 still rampant across India, the BCCI decided against organising a mega-auction ahead of the 2021 season, also keeping in mind that the 2022 edition would see the addition of two new teams. The IPL 2021 auction would hence be a mini-auction like the previous season.

5. Will IPL 2021 happen?

BCCI has announced that IPL 2021 will happen in April-May. India on Track Founder Vivek Sethia opined that the IPL should take place in India.